Welcome

FALL 2019

SIGN UP FOR TUTORING BEGINS AUGUST 19.
TUTORING BEGINS THE WEEK OF AUGUST 26.

Tutoring Center: Sign up for tutoring in Peltier 143/144, or complete an online application. 
Writing Center: Schedule appointments in Peltier 143/144, or call 985-448-4100.

Mission

To improve retention, the Nicholls State Tutorial and Academic Enhancement Center assists students in enhancing their learning potential and developing academic proficiency.  Using skilled, knowledgeable peer tutors, the center fosters intellectual discipline, study skills, student confidence, and independent learning.

Purpose

In an effort to improve retention, The Tutorial & Academic Enhancement Center at Nicholls State University is committed to assisting students in enhancing their learning potential and developing proficiency in their academic endeavors.

Centers

Divided into two areas, The Tutoring Center and The Writing Center, the Tutorial & Academic Enhancement Center is staffed mostly by peer tutors, students who can relate to and understand the challenges that other students face.  A variety of options are available to meet student needs, including recurring sessions, one-time appointments and drop-ins based on availability.

The Tutoring Center provides small group peer tutoring to students in once weekly 60 minute sessions.  Walk-in services are also available;  however, hours and days vary by semester depending on tutor availability. Students can sign up for tutoring in 143 Peltier or by completing an online Tutoring Application Form.   For more information call 985.448.4100 or come by to make an appointment.

The Writing Center focuses on assisting students in writing assignments in any discipline. Sessions are usually 30 minutes each, but 60-minute sessions are available one-on-one with a writing coach (tutor). Email submissions are accepted and must be attached in Word format and sent to tutoring@nicholls.edu.  For submissions posted during normal business hours, every attempt will be made to have a tutor respond to your inquiry within two business days. Students can schedule writing appointments in Peltier 143/144, email tutoring@nicholls.edu, or call 985.448.4100.  Nicholls Online Students enrolled in online classes may seek assistance through email submissions.